Bridget Rutigliano, PhD, LPC-MHSP, NCC is an adjunct faculty member in the Counseling Department at University of the Cumberlands. She is a licensed counselor in Tennessee. She maintains a virtual private practice serving children, adolescents, and adults. However, most of her current work is with children and adults and their parent-child relationships. She is active in the profession and is a member of the American Counseling Association (ACA), Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (ACES), and Tennessee Counseling Association (TCA). She has guest lectured and presented on topics such as parenting, early childhood, and sensory integration relating to child development and behavior. Her research interests include early childhood, parent-child relationships and attachments, women’s issues, wellness, and leadership. She currently resides just outside of Nashville, TN with her husband and son. She enjoys staying active and spending time with her family.

PhD Counselor Education & Supervision, University of the Cumberlands, 2022
MA Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Adams State University, 2016
BA Health Science, Mercy College, 2012

Rutigliano, B. & Jasinski, A. (2018). ACEs: Inflection Points for Intervention – A Panel Discussion. Sixth Annual SOCAT Conference. Murfreesboro, TN.

  • Child and Adolescent Counseling
  • Well-Being
  • Leadership